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European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations

European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations

Our mission is to take forward the EU's Neighbourhood and Enlargement policies. DG NEAR works closely with the European External Action Service and the line DGs in charge of thematic priorities. More

2022 Enlargement Package

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Ukraine: Commission proposes to criminalise the violation of EU sanctions

The European Commission is today putting forward a proposal to harmonise criminal offences and penalties for the violation of EU restrictive measures. While the Russian aggression on Ukraine is ongoing, it is paramount that EU restrictive measures are fully implemented and the violation of those